Harvard-wide roles can be viewed at the Student Employment Office.

Additionally, student employment at the GSD can be found through several channels:

  • Teaching Assistant and Research Assistant roles for the fall semester will generally be advertised in August and September via the GSD student-announce email list.
  • Other GSD roles are regularly posted on CREATE.
  • Some GSD roles are also found directly through faculty and staff, so don’t hesitate to ask around.

Incoming students will have access to CREATE in mid-August.

Student employment at the GSD is reserved for all enrolled students, including international students. International students should consult the Harvard International Office website for information about working in the U.S.

Types of Student Employment

The GSD offers many different types of student employment opportunities. The following jobs are included in the bargaining unit of the HGSU (Harvard Graduate Students Union) as instructional or research positions. More information on responsibilities, pay rates, and hiring policies can be found on these pages: 

Other Student Employment Options (Non-Union) at the GSD:

Teaching opportunities for English for Design Course (Doctoral Students Only):